Faculty and Staff

The postal address for physics faculty and staff (except where explicitly noted otherwise) is: Department of Physics, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242.

There is a separate page for the physics graduate students who support the teaching activities of the department through recitations, lab instruction, and grading.

Faculty

Carmen C. Almasan
Professor and Acting Chair

Hamza Balci
Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator

Philip Bos
Professor and Associate Director of the Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute

Veronica Dexheimer
Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Nuclear Research

Maxim Dzero
Professor

Brett D. Ellman
Associate Professor

Benjamin Fregoso
Assistant Professor

James T. Gleeson
Professor

Antal Jakli
Professor

Mina Katramatou
Professor

Declan Keane
Professor

Oleg Lavrentovich
Trustees Research Professor

Elizabeth Mann
Professor

Spyridon (Spiros) Margetis
Professor

Gerassimos (Makis) Petratos
Professor

Robert (Bo) Polak
Associate Professor

John Portman
Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Khandker Fazlul Quader
Professor

Thorsten-Lars Schmidt
Assistant Professor

Almut Schroeder
Associate Professor

Jon Secaur
Associate Professor

Jonathan Selinger
Professor and Ohio Eminent Scholar

Robin Selinger
Professor

Samuel Sprunt
Professor

Michael Strickland
Professor and Chair

Deng-Ke Yang
Professor

Hiroshi Yokoyama
Professor and Ohio Research Scholar

Regional Campus Faculty

Donald D. Driscoll, Jr.
Associate Professor

Ran Li
Associate Professor

Stephen Minnick
Professor

Timothy Montgomery
Associate Lecturer

Adjunct Faculty

Thomas Ainsworth
Adjunct Professor

Emeritus Faculty

David W. Allender
Emeritus Professor

Bryon D. Anderson
Emeritus Professor

John Barrick
Emeritus

Stan Christensen
Emeritus Professor

J. William Doane
Emeritus Professor

Thomas Emmons
Emeritus

George Fai
Emeritus Professor

Daniele Finotello
Emeritus Professor

Francis Graham
Emeritus

Wilbert N. Hubin
Emeritus Professor

Satyendra Kumar
Emeritus Professor

Michael A. Lee
Emeritus Professor

D. Mark Manley
Emeritus Professor

Peter C. Tandy
Emeritus Professor

John W. Watson
Emeritus Professor

Myra West
Emeritus